The 2019 China Theme Park Competitiveness Index Report has been released revealing the best performing theme parks in China in 2019.
In top position was Shanghai Disneyland, which scored 75.99 points in the report. OCT East and Windows of the World ranked second and third respectively.
Also making it into the top ten performing theme parks in China during the last 12 months were Shenzhen Happy Valley, Shenzhen Splendid China Folk Village, Chimelong Happy World, Beijing Happy Valley, Shanghai Happy Valley, Wuhan Happy Valley, and Changzhou Chinese Dinosaur Park.
The Happy Valley brand occupied four of the top ten places in the report, showing the brand’s competitive edge in 2019.
The report was compiled by the China Theme Park Research Institute, the Leisure Research center of East China Normal University and Leisure and Tourism Research Center of Shanghai Normal University.
To feature in the report, the Chinese theme parks had to be large-scale resorts with total area of 600 acres or more, or with a total investment of more than 1.5 billion yuan. .
Around 92 theme parks in China met the criteria, 42 of which were included in the report.